Innovation Project Manager

Job details

Location: Sydney
Salary: Pays up to 70ph + super
Job Type: Contract
Reference: 100744
Posted: about 2 months ago

Job description

  • Sydney CBD / WFH
  • Initial contract until 21/2/2023
  • Up to $70 p/h + super


NSW Government Agency is looking for an Project Coordinator to implement and manage multiple innovation & start-up programs and initiatives.


Collaborate with the Associate Director and stakeholders, ensuring alignment with best practice project management methodologies, to contribute to the achievement NSW Government’s objectives.


The Role:

  • Design and execute a range of programs, projects, processes and mechanisms, to support start up and scaleup innovation, and to contribute to the achievement of Division initiatives.
  • Manage the development and implementation of grants programs and initiatives aligned to ensure alignment with Division priorities.
  • Collaborate across Government and with key external innovation stakeholders (for example universities, accelerators and incubators, SMEs and start-ups)
  • Manage cross-team project groups in developing and delivering programs and initiatives
  • Develop and maintain implementation plans
  • Prepare quality evidence-based written briefs, proposals, correspondence and reports which effectively communicate progress, recommendations and identify areas for improvement to the Director, Executive Director, Deputy Secretary, the Secretary and the Minister.
  • Provide training, advice and support on program design to staff to enhance staff capability


About you:

  • Tertiary qualifications in a relevant field or an equivalent in experience
  • Experience in project management processes
  • Experience in working with start-up, scaleup and technology businesses and research organisations
  • Proven experience working within the Government
  • Excellent communication and Stakeholder engagement skills



Please apply by following the link.

For more information, please contact Shayne Reid on 0458 726 918 or